Halfback Football Cards

Image Set # Card Title/Players Pro Team Position College Honors Notes Grades available at Nearmint Sports Cards
1965 Philadelphia Elijah Pitts 1965 Philadelphia 80 Elijah Pitts Green Bay Packers halfback Philander Smith Packers Hall of Fame 1979 Rookie card, double print

According to the Encyclopedia of Arkansas History & Culture, at halftime of his high school football games, Pitts would take off his pads, put on a dry shirt, and play trombone or tuba in the band!
1965 Philadelphia Dick Bass 1965 Philadelphia 86 Dick Bass Los Angeles Rams halfback Pacific Double print nm
1965 Philadelphia Bill Butler 1965 Philadelphia 103 Bill Butler Minnesota Vikings halfback Tennessee-Chatanooga Rookie card, double print nm
1965 Philadelphia Tommy Mason 1965 Philadelphia 108 Tommy Mason Minnesota Vikings halfback Tulane
1965 Philadelphia George Rose 1965 Philadelphia 109 George Rose Minnesota Vikings halfback Auburn Rookie card, double print SGC 88, nm
1965 Philadelphia Clarence Childs 1965 Philadelphia 116 Clarence Childs New York Giants halfback Florida A and M Rookie card, double print SGC 86
1965 Philadelphia Steve Thurlow 1965 Philadelphia 123 Steve Thurlow New York Giants halfback Stanford Rookie card
1965 Philadelphia Timmy Brown 1965 Philadelphia 130 Timmy Brown Philadelphia Eagles halfback Ball State Eagles Honor Roll 1990 Double print PSA 8
1965 Philadelphia Gary Ballman 1965 Philadelphia 143 Gary Ballman Pittsburgh Steelers halfback Michigan State
1965 Philadelphia Dick Haley 1965 Philadelphia 146 Dick Haley Pittsburgh Steelers halfback Pittsburgh Haley did not play in 1965. He later became the director of player personnel for the Steelers (1971-1990) and Jets (1991-2002). His son Todd is a coach in the NFL. exmt
1965 Philadelphia Joe Childress 1965 Philadelphia 157 Joe Childress St. Louis Cardinals halfback Auburn PSA 9
1965 Philadelphia Bobby Joe Conrad 1965 Philadelphia 158 Bobby Joe Conrad St. Louis Cardinals halfback Texas A and M nm
1965 Philadelphia Bernie Casey 1965 Philadelphia 172 Bernie Casey San Francisco 49ers end, halfback Bowling Green
1965 Philadelphia John David Crow 1965 Philadelphia 173 John David Crow San Francisco 49ers halfback Texas A and M Heisman Trophy 1957, College Hall of Fame 1976
1965 Philadelphia Pervis Atkins 1965 Philadelphia 184 Pervis Atkins Washington Redskins halfback New Mexico State College Hall of Fame 2009 Atkins appeared in the movie The Longest Yard, and also in a few television programs. You can see his filmography at IMDB.
1965 Philadelphia Preston Carpenter 1965 Philadelphia 185 Preston Carpenter Washington Redskins halfback Arkansas
1965 Philadelphia Bobby Mitchell 1965 Philadelphia 191 Bobby Mitchell Washington Redskins halfback Illinois Redskins Ring of Fame, Pro Football Hall of Fame 1983, Browns Ring of Honor 2010 Double print nm-mt
1965 Topps Ron Burton 1965 Topps 4 Ron Burton Boston Patriots halfback Northwestern College Hall of Fame 1990
1965 Topps J.D. Garrett 1965 Topps 9 J.D. Garrett Boston Patriots fullback, halfback Grambling Rookie card

Garrett played for the Patriots from 1964 to 1967.
1965 Topps Elbert Dubenion 1965 Topps 28 Elbert Dubenion Buffalo Bills halfback Bluffton Bills Wall of Fame 1993
1965 Topps Odell Barry 1965 Topps 45 Odell Barry Denver Broncos halfback Findlay Rookie card

Barry was the mayor of Northglenn, Colorado, from 1980 to 1982.
1965 Topps Hewritt Dixon 1965 Topps 50 Hewritt Dixon Denver Broncos halfback Florida A and M Rookie card exmt
1965 Topps Abner Haynes 1965 Topps 53 Abner Haynes Denver Broncos halfback North Texas Chiefs Hall of Fame 1991
1965 Topps Charlie Mitchell 1965 Topps 60 Charlie Mitchell Denver Broncos halfback Washington PSA 8 oc
1965 Topps Sid Blanks 1965 Topps 70 Sid Blanks Houston Oilers halfback Texas A and M - Kingsville Rookie card